Accommodation In Cyprus
Paphos and Limassol in the west
In a country famous for its coastline there are numerous beaches across Cyprus to soak up the sun or watch for turtles. However, when it comes to natural beauty, the Akamas Peninsula is well worth checking out. Hiking trails offer elevated views over dramatic cliffs plunging into the Aegean Sea.
From the Akamas Peninsula to the Paphos Mosaics, the cities of Paphos and Limassol provide a great base from which to explore. Luxury beach resorts, beautiful boutiques and quality mid-range options are available in both cities to ensure plenty of choice when it comes to booking your stay.
Famagusta and Larnaca in the east
Larnaca is one of the oldest cities in the world and provides travellers with a treasure trove of historic ruins. You may want to check out such sites as the Larnaca Salt Lake, Larnaca Medieval Castle or Stavrovouni Monastery. There are plenty of accommodation options available right in the city, ranging from holiday apartments to luxury resorts.
The Famagusta region is home to the picturesque Cape Greco and the rich history of Gazimagusa. Tours of the old town showcase historic remains of Venetian walls while the surrounding area is the place for a lively Cyprus cafe culture. The city of Famagusta provides a great selection of hotels to call home including the luxurious Noah's Ark Deluxe Hotel and Spa.
The Troodos Mountains to the capital city in the north
Venture inland to the Troodos mountains and Mount Olympus. Quaint villages with winding roads crawl up the mountains, creating picturesque scenery. Hiking and cycling are popular in summer, while skiing provides quality winter fun. Cyprus' capital city, Nicosia, provides the largest selection of hotels in the area including the Holiday Inn and Hilton.
To the north of Nicosia, the Saint Hilarion Castle is rumoured to have provided inspiration for Disney's castle. This stunning stone structure sits atop a steep hilltop with sensational views to the coast. You can journey from Nicosia to view the castle or you may want to consider a stay in nearby Kyrenia. It offers a number of quality hotels with such reputable names as Mercure offering locations.